Archives for September 2009

Fastest Man in Alaska Inspires Iḷisaġvik Students

Iḷisaġvik College hosted three Allied Health camps this summer to foster enthusiasm for healthy lifestyles as well as give students an overview of the many careers available in the health field. Supported by a grant from the North Slope Borough Health Department, students signed up to attend at no cost and receive academic credits for participating. The camps focused on encouraging students to Learn More →

Alaska-Mexico Interchange 2009

Iḷisaġvik establishes International links between Indigenous cultures What do communities in Mexico and Alaska have in common? Since 2006 students participating in Iḷisaġvik College’s Alaskan/ Mexican Indigenous Interchange summer program have been learning how to answer that question. Studying in three very different regions, they have been exploring how the issues facing Indigenous Learn More →